January 5, 2010


Washington, DC

The Bureau welcomed the visit of Ambassador Ertharin Cousin (USUN Rome), Ambassador Glyn Davies (USUN Vienna) and Ambassador David Killion (US UNESCO Paris) by hosting representatives from a wide variety of non-governmental organizations and Capitol Hill staff for a dialogue regarding practical realities of working with UN Agencies. The Ambassadors and Deputy Assistant Secretary Suzanne Nossel all provided highlights of their tenures. The gathering discussed a range of topics, including: progress with UN reform; bilateral and multilateral human rights strategy; and State Department reform to encourage multilateral professional development.

Date: 01/05/2010 Location: Washington, DC Description: IO Bureau Rountable Panelists:  (left to right)  Deputy Assistant Secretary Suzanne Nossel, Ambassador David Killion (US UNESCO), Assistant Secretary Esther Brimmer, Ambassador Glyn Davies (USUN Vienna), Ambassador Ertharin Cousin (USUN Rome) © State Dept Image



IO Bureau Rountable Panelists: (left to right) Deputy Assistant Secretary Suzanne Nossel, Ambassador David Killion (US UNESCO), Assistant Secretary Esther Brimmer, Ambassador Glyn Davies (USUN Vienna), Ambassador Ertharin Cousin (USUN Rome).